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Box > Minnesota 6, Detroit 2
Connect four: Twins strike in first
Jason Johnson allowed a base hit and two walks in the first inning before getting into trouble against the Twins. Chris Shelton homered to the left-field seats in the sixth inning.
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Jacque Jones scores on a two-run single by Matthew LeCroy in the first inning. (Jim Mone/AP)
Minnesota took advantage of several Tigers miscues in the series finale. Carlos Silva allowed two runs in nine innings and Matthew LeCroy hit a solo homer in the sixth inning.
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DET
Detroit (35-34)
Lost 1
Minnesota 6, Detroit 2   MIN
Minnesota (39-31)
Won 1
June 23, 2005
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Detroit
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1   2 9 2
Minnesota
4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 X   6 11 0
Standings through 6/23/05  |  Gameday  |  Tigers Stats  |  Twins Stats
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Inge, 3B4010012.306
Polanco, 2B4000001.332
Shelton, 1B4231000.315
White, DH4010002.297
Monroe, RF4010001.272
Gomez, LF4011000.111
Infante, SS4010002.227
Wilson, C3010000.111
Logan, CF3000012.291
Totals342920210 

BATTING
HR: Shelton (3, 6th inning off Silva, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Inge; Shelton 6; White; Monroe; Gomez; Infante; Wilson.
RBI: Shelton (13), Gomez (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Inge 2.
GIDP: Monroe; Infante.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Logan (15, 2nd base off Silva/Mauer).

FIELDING
E: Johnson (4, missed catch), Infante (6, throw).
DP: (Polanco-Infante-Shelton).

 
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ryan, LF5000012.211
Rodriguez, 2B4000013.300
Mauer, C4120000.297
Morneau, 1B3120101.274
Ford, CF3100102.275
Jones, J, RF4110012.272
LeCroy, DH4123022.274
Williams, 3B4120001.455
Castro, SS4020000.232
Totals3561132513 

BATTING
2B: Morneau (9, Johnson), Mauer (9, Johnson), Castro (9, Johnson).
HR: LeCroy (7, 6th inning off Johnson, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Mauer 3; Morneau 3; Jones, J; LeCroy 5; Williams 2; Castro 3.
RBI: LeCroy 3 (21).
2-out RBI: LeCroy 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jones, J; Morneau; Ryan; Rodriguez; LeCroy.
GIDP: Rodriguez.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Williams (2, 2nd base by Johnson/Wilson).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Williams-Rodriguez-Morneau, Castro-Rodriguez-Morneau).

 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Johnson (L, 5-6)5.29652313.35
Walker 1.02000001.80
Rodney 0.10000103.00
Percival 1.00000104.19
 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Silva (W, 6-3)9.09220213.18

WP: Johnson.
Pitches-strikes: Johnson 90-56, Walker 18-11, Rodney 5-3, Percival 11-9, Silva 91-71.
Ground outs-fly outs: Johnson 11-3, Walker 1-2, Rodney 0-0, Percival 2-0, Silva 15-10.
Batters faced: Johnson 28, Walker 5, Rodney 1, Percival 3, Silva 34.
Inherited runners-scored: Walker 2-0, Rodney 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Jeff Nelson. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Joe Brinkman. 3B: Derryl Cousins.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:07.
Att: 20,517.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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